Program News

Musical Theatre Melodies - 19th Aug - "Victor/Victoria"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 19th August at 9 p.m. will feature Henry Mancini and Leslie Bricusse's Victor/Victoria, with additional music by Frank Wildhorn, (based on Blake Edwards' 1982 film and the original 1933 German film Viktor und Viktoria), from the 1995 original Broadway cast recording starring Julie Andrews, Tony Roberts, Michael Nouri and Rachel York.

This will be preceded by an introduction to the musical, (via telephone from France), by the Academy, Grammy and Ivor Novello Award-winning composer, lyricist, librettist and screenwriter - Leslie Bricusse.

And will be followed, (time permitting), with vocal selections from the 1982 film soundtrack recording starring Julie Andrews, Robert Preston and Leslie Ann Warren.